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industry

in·dus·try

industry

 
 
pronunciation:
In d stri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: industries
definition 1: a manufacturing business.
similar words:
business
definition 2: a number of companies making a particular product.
The automobile industry employs thousands of people.
definition 3: the tendency to work hard.
The student showed much industry and earned an A.
antonyms:
sloth
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similar to industry
some actions associated with industries
some kinds of industries
some people associated with industry
some places associated with industry
some things associated with industry
some things used in industry